The world of board gaming comes with its own crazy lingo. The terminology can be confusing to newcomers and veterans alike—if not entirely ambiguous at times. This will serve as a living, breathing glossary where I will attempt to define board game related lingo and buzzwords.
A term that described anthropomorphic playing pieces in games, originally usued to descibe those used in Carcassonne.
It is now more broadly used to refer to nearly and pawn or figure in a game.
The term "meeple" is derived from "My people" or "Miniature people".
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